Fremont Realty Capital Team
Managing Director - Europe
Stuart Blackie joined Fremont Realty Capital in 2006 with asset management assignments in office, retail, lodging, residential and non-traditional sectors such as storage real estate, senior housing, and land investments. In 2014, after spearheading Fremont’s re-entry into the European self-storage business, he relocated to Barcelona, Spain and dedicated his efforts towards building Fremont into a leading European self-storage investor. Mr. Blackie, now based in London, UK, serves on the Board of Directors of Bluespace, the largest Spanish self-storage platform and has asset management responsibilities for MyPlace, the largest German/Austrian self-storage platform. Additionally, he has responsibility for new investment and add-on opportunities throughout the UK and Europe.
Prior to joining Fremont Realty Capital, Mr. Blackie was Director, Capital Markets and Head of Investor Relations for Shurgard Storage Centers and before that Corporate Finance Manager for its offshore division headquartered in Brussels. He began his career with the real estate investment banking group at Credit Suisse First Boston in London.
Mr. Blackie received a Bachelor of Management Studies in International Management, Finance & Accounting from the University of Waikato (New Zealand) and is a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).